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RECORD NUMBER: 890 OF 1044
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Strategic Direction for Emergency Management Programs. Fiscal Years 2010 - 2014.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Emergency Management.|
|Additional Subjects||Emergency preparedness ; Management planning and control ; Response ; Oil prevention ; Chemical agents ; Streams ; Implementation ; Homeland security ; Risk ; Compliance ; Accidents ; Hazardous materials ; Local programs ; State programs ; Federal programs ; Legislation|
For purposes of strategic planning, four key areas have been addressed: chemical, oil, emergency response and removal activities, and homeland security. While there are synergies that can be achieved through integration of these elements, there are also separate laws, funding streams and program nuances that need to be considered. A timeline of events presented in section 2 details key incidents and legislation that was developed over time to address similar incidents.